A piece of very sad news is coming straight from the Balkans’ Slovenia where the famous Snowboarder Marko Grilc was found dead after meeting with an accident in the Austrian ski resort of Sölden. As per the media reports, it came into view that at the time of his death he was a part of a film crew that was inspecting a site for filming, and while at the job he fell and hit his head on a snow-covered rock in a closed section of the resort.
Undoubtedly sad news of the day that Marko “Grilo” Grilc has sadly left the world post a tragic accident while filming in Sölden, Austria. As soon as the news started to surface on the internet many other skaters and also his lovers mourned his death and all the tributes for him on social media can make you feel like a flood of tributes. There is no doubt that Snowboarding has lost a legend today and saying this just can’t be bad that his tricks and the way he used to skate on the ice used to feel like he was talking to the ice of the floor and as per this you can take the idea of the smoothness of him in his work.
Who Was Marko Grilc?
However, his fan base was way stronger in the field and when it comes to talking about some of the talented skaters he was on the peak and he was considered as one of the most accomplished Slovenian freestyle snowboarders. When it comes to talking about his achievements so he has four podium finishes in the world cup along with the sole victory coming in London in 2010 in acrobatic jumps.
As per the reports, Grilc had shot some of the snowboarding videos to promote the sport among the youth, during the shoot for the promotion of the sport he also did some of the brand promotion. In the year 2016, he got some serious injuries while doing the boarding in Austria where he was taken to the nearest hospital in Schladming by a helicopter. On that time he said that he was snowboarding with angels. No doubt he will be missed, our deepest condolences are with his kin and fans, may his soul rest in peace.